SIT735 - Communications Network Security

Year: 2018 unit information
Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Assumed knowledge: Computer networks
Unit chair:

Amani Ibrahim





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Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour seminar per week.

Cloud (online): 1 x 1 hour scheduled online workshop per week.


SIT735 aims to provide students with theoretical knowledge and practical training in information security with application to communication networks. Students will explore concepts and issues pertaining to network security, and examine methods and technologies for securing communications network systems using network security standards. The unit enables students to develop knowledge and capability to assess threat models and vulnerabilities of communications networks and corresponding defence mechanisms.


Online quiz 10%, technical report and presentation 30%, examination 60%

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